Category Archives: Food and Wine Matching

The delicious chickpea pancakes that are ‘Socca’

We were transported back to Nice again last weekend when I made Socca, the tasty chickpea pancakes on sale in the narrow streets of Vieux Nice and popular along the Mediterranean coast to Tuscany where it is known as ‘Cecinata’ … Continue reading

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Two Spanish Reds

After an enjoyable mooch round the Shaftesbury ‘Feastival’ on Saturday afternoon, I was looking forward to trying a piece of beef fillet I’d purchased from Higher Stavordale Farm (www.kimbersfarmshop), winners of the 2011 ‘Best Meat Producer in Somerset’ award at … Continue reading

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